Details YPSLs involvement in the early years of the civil rights movement, as well as their evolving ideas about "realignment" Topic: African Americans -- Civil rights. Civil rights movements -- United States.
Note : Dr. Leonard Kane speaks on on Fair Housing in Sacramento for the first 11 minutes of recording. Description : The speaker William Bradley, was Chairman of the San Francisco Chapter of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE). A native of San Francisco, Bradley is a graduate of the San Francisco State College and Hastings Law School. He was one of the leaders of the San Francisco United Freedom Movement and was active in promoting fair employment practices in the Bay Area. Call Number :... Topics: californialightandsound, Civil rights movements--United States, Unemployment--United States,... Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Some sections are silent. Additional Title : Reels A-D and E-G Description : Reels A-D and E-G of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for March 28,1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include $4.6 billion state budget reaches assembly floor; FBI agents hunting for Mississippi's Imperial Wizard of Ku Klux Klan in connection with death of Vernon Dahmer; 3 U.S. Communist leaders arrive in Moscow for... Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
byBucovaz, Alma R.; Memphis State University. Oral History Research Office
This is the Oral History Research Office of Memphis State University. The title is "Minerva Johnican Looks Back". The date is March 18, 1990. The place is Memphis, Tennessee. The interview is with Miss Minerva Johnican. The interview is by Alma Ruth Bucovaz, a student in the University College at Memphis State University. Transcribed by Alma Ruth Bucovaz. Description: 110 leaves. Forms part of: Oral History Collection, Special Collections Department, University Libraries, The... Topics: Johnican, Minerva, African American women -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- Biography, Memphis (Tenn.) --...
byUniversity of California, Berkeley, Office of Media Services
Additional Title : California since the sixties: revolutions and counterrevolutions. David Harris lecture, 2/5/99 Series Title : California Studies Conference (11th: 1999: University of California, Berkeley) Description : A lecture by David Harris, journalist, writer, civil rights worker and founder of the draft resistance system to the Vietnam War. Here he expounds upon his personal experiences in the political turmoil in California and the South during the 1960's. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2... Topics: californialightandsound, Nineteen sixties, Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United...
National Archives description: "This film highlights five important worldwide historical events which occurred in June 1963 and had far - reaching significance. The first scenes (of the first city) focus on the vigil in Rome, Italy, during the final illness of Pope John XXIII and the election of Pope Paul VI. The second city is the (then) unidentified location of the Soviet cosmonaut launch center. The third city is a Vietnamese village destroyed by the Communists. Tuscaloosa, Alabama is... Topics: Cold War, JFK, Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963, John XXIII, Pope, 1881-1963, 1964...